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Contemporary Examples

Guthrie, 40, was born in Melbourne, Australia, but moved to Tucson, Ariz., two years later.
7 Fascinating Facts About Savannah Guthrie, ‘Today’s’ Probable New Anchor Sarah Hedgecock June 27, 2012

Today a border fence snakes up the land that divides Naco, Ariz., from Naco, Mexico.
Border Patrol Agent’s Death Dubbed Friendly Fire Teresa Puente October 5, 2012

“There is nothing but cattle, cactus, rocks, and steep canyons,” said Bisbee, Ariz., City Council member Ransom Burke.
Was Shooting of Border Patrol Agents in Arizona an Ambush? Christine Pelisek October 2, 2012

That happened last year to Cody Slaughter, a 22-year-old applicant from Somerton, Ariz.
On Polygraph Tests, Would-Be Border Patrol Agents Confess to Crimes Andrew Becker April 3, 2013

When my wife and I moved to Bisbee, Ariz., in 2000, we knew it was an old mining town.
Copper, the Metal That Runs the World: ‘Boom, Bust, Boom,’ by Bill Carter Peter Madden October 25, 2012

Mitt needed to prevent Rick from winning the Mesa, Ariz., debate, and he accomplished that meager goal.
Michael Tomasky on How Romney Rocked Santorum in the Arizona Debate Michael Tomasky February 22, 2012

Last year, Jared Loughner used a Glock to shoot Rep. Gabrielle Giffords and 18 others in Tucson, Ariz.
A Look at the Aurora Shooter’s Guns, Including the AR-15 Alex Klein July 21, 2012

Historical Examples

Douglas, Ariz., is a small place of about two thousand population, and is twenty-seven miles from Bisbee.
From North Carolina to Southern California Without a Ticket and How I Did It John Peele

I and a number of friends were in a place called Holbrook, Ariz.
The Life and Adventures of Nat Love Nat Love

An impressive example of an impact structure is Meteor Crater, Ariz., which is visited by thousands of tourists each year.
Volcanoes Robert I. Tilling



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